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Aníbal António Cavaco Silva
David J. Climenhaga | We are no longer being very well served by out mainstream media when they fail to cover important and relevant stories like the Portuguese constitutional crisis.
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Prime Minister Stephen Harper
Christopher Majka | Stephen Harper's intention to once again prorogue Parliament has elicited protest and fulmination. However, is there reason for such outcry? Is this a rogue prorogation or a prorogation by a rogue?
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Democracy Watch | Democracy Watch has launched a national letter-writing and petition drive, and Facebook group, calling for laws to stop the unjustified shutdowns of legislatures across Canada.
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Eric Mang | Senator Ruth's succinct "shut the fuck up" wonderfully captures the Harper government's MO.
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Gary Shaul | Catch 22 Harper Conservatives is a grassroots campaign to help defeat the Conservative gov't by targeting the most vulnerable Conservative MPs - at least one for each day of prorogation.
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James Laxer | In the middle of a period of prorogation, when Parliament is not sitting, the Harper government has sprung a sweeping new trade deal on Canadians.
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Eric Mang | Recent comments by the Democratic Reform Minister indicate a rudimentary understanding of our democratic system.
Podcast
Meagan Perry, Jessa Runciman, Kristen Hanson | From Ottawa, Whitehorse and Toronto, we hear speeches, statements and songs of protest against the Conservative party's prorogation of Parliament.
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Gary Shaul | There is one consequence that politicians understand better than most. Votes at the ballot box. Voters are in a position to exact consequences from the Conservatives in the next election.
News
Mara Kardas-Nelson | On Jan. 23 thousands of Canadians marched in over 50 rallies, sending a strong message to Harper that "Canadians care."
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rabble staff | rabble is of the conviction that Stephen Harper has demonstrated such open contempt for Canadians, Parliament, the media and the concept of democratic governance itself that he is unfit to govern.
Columnists
Linda McQuaig | Stephen Harper has created a hornet's nest for himself with his decision to prorogue Parliament, arousing the wrath of even the social-networking crowd.